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Summary of Major Changes in the 2012 Red Book
Speaker: Larry K. Pickering, MD, FAAP
Live on Thursday, June 14, 2012 | 1:00 PM ET | Price: $99.95 Special introductory price: $49.95

AAP Members:
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Larry K. Pickering, MD, FAAP, Red Book editor, will provide a summary of the major changes in the 2012 Red Book. The 29th edition of Red Book is scheduled to publish in June 2012.

The webinar will be approximately 60 minutes (45 minutes for the presentation, followed by a 15 minute Q&A period).

AAP Members:
Announcing a new AAP member benefit! Free access for AAP members to the June 2012 AAP Red Book Webinar! Go to www.aap.org/redbookwebinar for details and to retrieve your coupon code.

  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 1.0 AAP credits.  These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
  • This program is accredited for 1.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0.5 contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines.

 

About the Speaker
Larry K. Pickering, MD, FAAP

Red Book Editor

Human Papillomavirus Vaccines: Recommendations and Updates
Speaker: Joseph A. Bocchini, Jr, MD, FAAP
Live on Thursday, April 12, 2012 | 1:00 PM ET | Price: $99.95 Special introductory price: $49.95
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Joseph A. Bocchini, Jr, MD, FAAP, immediate past chair, AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases, will discuss the latest recommendations and updates on human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines.

The webinar will be approximately 60 minutes (45 minutes for the presentation, followed by a 15 minute Q&A period).

Objectives:

  • Review the epidemiology and outcome of human papillomavirus (HPV) infections in sexually active adolescents
  • Discuss the prevalence of cervical, anogenital and oral cancers in the United States caused by HPV
  • Discuss the recent recommendations for use of HPV vaccine
  • Discuss the rationale for the recommendations for use of HPV vaccine in boys and men
  • Discuss the safety of HPV vaccines
  • Discuss the current rate of HPV vaccination in adolescent girls
  • Discuss office practices available to improve uptake of HPV vaccine
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 1.0 AAP credits.  These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
  • This program is accredited for 1.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0.5 contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines.

 

About the Speaker
Joseph A. Bocchini, Jr, MD, FAAP

Dr. Bocchini is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport where he also serves as Medical Director of the Children’s Hospital. Dr. Bocchini received his medical degree from St. Louis University. He completed a residency in Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut and a fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at The John Hopkins University. Dr. Bocchini is the immediate past Chairperson of the Committee on Infectious Diseases at the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is currently a member of the Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Red Book®: 2012 Immunization Schedule Recommendations
Speaker: H. Cody Meissner, MD, FAAP
Recorded February 2, 2012 | 1:00 PM ET | Price: $99.95 Special introductory price: $49.95
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H. Cody Meissner, MD, FAAP, Red Book Visual Library Associate Editor, will discuss the new 2012 AAP/CDC/AAFP childhood immunization schedule and the basis for changes. The 2012 childhood immunization schedule is scheduled to publish in the February 2012 issue of Pediatrics.

The webinar will be approximately 60 minutes (45 minutes for the presentation, followed by a 15 minute Q&A period).

Objectives:

  • Review current guidance for HPV vaccine use in males
  • Discuss changes in meningococcal vaccine use for high risk as well as non-high risk children
  • Review changes in Tdap use in children 7 through 10 years of age, during pregnancy and in older adults
  • Summarize measles cases in 2011 and discuss the need for immunization of international travelers
  • Update influenza activity and vaccine use
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 1.0 AAP credits.  These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
  • This program is accredited for 1.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 1.0 contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines.

About the Speaker
H. Cody Meissner, MD, FAAP

H. Cody Meissner, M.D., FAAP is Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine and head of the division of Pediatric Infectious Disease at Tufts Medical Center.  Dr. Meissner trained in pediatrics at the Boston Floating Hospital for Children and received his infectious disease training at the National Institutes of Health and at Harvard Medical School.  He is an ex-officio of the AAP’s Committee on Infectious Diseases and an Associate Editor of the 2012 Red Book.  Dr. Meissner is a member of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices

 

Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccines Policy Update
Speaker: Michael T. Brady, MD, FAAP
Duration: 60 minutes | Recorded December 13, 2011 | Price: $99.95 Special introductory price: $49.95

Michael T. Brady, MD, FAAP, chair of the AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases, will discuss the new AAP recommendations for meningococcal conjugate vaccines. The AAP policy statement is scheduled to publish in the December 2011 issue of Pediatrics.

The webinar will be approximately 60 minutes (45 minutes for the presentation, followed by a 15 minute Q&A period).

  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 1.0 AAP credits.  These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
  • This program is accredited for 1.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0.75 contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines.

 

About the Speaker
Michael T. Brady, MD, FAAP

Michael T. Brady, MD, is an Investigator at the Center for Developmental Pharmacology and Toxicology, Nationwide Children’s Research Institute, Chair of the Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, and Physician-in-Chief and a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Dr Brady’s clinical interests include the management of infants, children and adolescents with infectious diseases, particularly human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and health care-associated infections. Hospital positions include Physician Director of the Medical Subspecialty Clinics, Physician Director of the Department of Epidemiology, Physician Director of the HIV Program and Director of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program. Dr Brady is the current chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Infectious Diseases, also known as the "Red Book Committee."

2011/2012 Influenza Recommendations
Speaker: Henry H. Bernstein, DO, FAAP
Duration: 60 minutes | Recorded October 27, 2011 | Price: $99.95 Special introductory price: $49.95

Henry H. Bernstein, DO, FAAP, Red Book Online Associate Editor and lead author of the new AAP policy statement on influenza, will discuss the new AAP recommendations for the 2011/2012 influenza season.

Objectives:

  • Explain the annual impact of influenza
  • Describe post-pandemic influenza epidemiology
  • Highlight latest updates in AAP 2011-2012 influenza policy recommendations

The webinar will be approximately 60 minutes (45 minutes for the presentation, followed by a 15 minute Q&A period).

  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 1.0 AAP credits.  These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
  • This program is accredited for 1.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 1.0 contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines.

About the Speaker
Henry H. Bernstein, DO, FAAP
Red Book Online Associate Editor

Hank Bernstein, DO, FAAP, is Vice Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics and Chief of General Pediatrics at Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York and Professor of Pediatrics at Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. Dr Bernstein is chair of the AAP PediaLink Advisory Board and Associate Editor of Red Book Online.

Recommendations for the Prevention of Perinatal Group B Streptococcal (GBS) Disease
Speaker: Carol J. Baker, MD, FAAP
Duration: 60 minutes | Recorded August 30, 2011 | Price: $99.95 Special introductory price: $49.95

Carol J. Baker, MD, FAAP, Red Book Associate Editor and co-lead author of the new AAP policy statement on GBS, will discuss the new AAP recommendations for prevention of perinatal GBS disease. The AAP policy statement is scheduled to publish in the September issue of Pediatrics.

Objectives:

  • Update on the progress of preventing perinatal GBS infections
  • Review changes in the 2010 CDC prevention guidelines as they apply to pregnant women
  • Know changes in the 2010 CDC prevention guidelines as they apply to newborns
  • Examine the future of perinatal GBS disease prevention

The webinar will be approximately 60 minutes (45 minutes for the presentation, followed by a 15 minute Q&A period).

  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 1.0 AAP credits.  These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
  • This program is accredited for 1.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0.25 contain pharmacology (Rx) content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines.

About the Speaker
Carol J. Baker, MD, FAAP
Red Book Associate Editor

Carol J. Baker, MD, FAAP, is Executive Director of the Center for Vaccine Awareness and Research at Texas Children’s Hospital and Professor of Pediatrics and of Molecular Virology and Microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.  She also serves as Chair of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.  Dr. Baker received her undergraduate degree at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles and her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine.  She trained in pediatrics at Baylor and was an infectious diseases fellow both at Baylor and Harvard Medical School. She is the author of over 400 medical articles and book chapters, the editor of 5 books and has been an Associate Editor of 5 editions of Red Book, including the upcoming Red Book 2012.

Red Book® Update 2011: Recent Developments in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Speaker: David W. Kimberlin, MD, FAAP
Duration: 60 minutes | Recorded June 16, 2011 | Member Price: $79.95, Retail Price: $99.95
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This first-ever 60-minute Red Book webinar will be led by David W. Kimberlin, MD, FAAP, Red Book Associate Editor. He will provide an update on recent developments in pediatric infectious diseases.

Topics include:
  1. Changes in meningococcal vaccine use, including booster dose for adolescents
  2. Update of pertussis epidemic and changes in use of Tdap vaccine
  3. Status of MMRV quadrivalent vaccine, and new recommendations for MMRV or MMR+V related to febrile seizure risks
  4. Measles: risks for international travelers and their unsuspecting contacts back home

About the Speaker
David W. Kimberlin, MD, FAAP
Red Book® Associate Editor
Co-Director, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Director of Subspecialty Medical Education, UAB Department of Pediatrics

Since joining the faculty at The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in 1996, Dr David Kimberlin has overseen all pediatric studies conducted by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ Collaborative Antiviral Study Group. These include international investigations of the treatment of neonatal herpes disease, congenital cytomegalovirus disease, neonatal and infantile enteroviral disease, and juvenile onset recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. Dr Kimberlin also serves as the Co-Director of the UAB Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, and as the Director of Subspecialty Medical Education for the UAB Department of Pediatrics.

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